Jim Parsons

Biography: Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Jim Parsons took up theater at the University of Houston. After getting his master's degree at San Diego/The Old Globe Theater, he moved to New York to pursue his acting career.
Initially, the only offers he got were from an off-Broadway show and several commercials. After which, he got a small guesting part on the TV sitcom Ed and a bit in the comedy drama Garden State. He also auditioned on several pilots which never made it on the air.
His movie credits include School For Scoundrels and Heights. His biggest break came when in 2007, he was cast as Sheldon in the geeky comedy The Big Bang Theory. In August 2009, Parsons won the Television Critics Association award for individual achievement in comedy. He also won the 2010 Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and won his first Golden Globe Award for his role in The Big Bang Theory in 2011. In 2011, Parsons and his costars Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco signed new contracts,
Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Jim Parsons took up theater at the University of Houston. After getting his master's degree at San Diego/The Old Globe Theater, he moved to New York to pursue his acting career.
Initially, the only offers he got were from an off-Broadway show and several commercials. After which, he got a small guesting part on the TV sitcom Ed and a bit in the comedy drama Garden State. He also auditioned on several pilots which never made it on the air.
His movie credits include School For Scoundrels and Heights. His biggest break came when in 2007, he was cast as Sheldon in the geeky comedy The Big Bang Theory.
In August 2009, Parsons won the Television Critics Association award for individual achievement in comedy. He also won the 2010 Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and won his first Golden Globe Award for his role in The Big Bang Theory in 2011. In 2011, Parsons and his costars Johnny Galecki and Kaley Cuoco signed new contracts, guaranteeing each of them $200,000 per episode for the fourth season of The Big Bang Theory.
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Jim Parsons' Scores

Average career score: 57
Highest Metascore: 57 The Big Bang Theory: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 57 The Big Bang Theory: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
57 The Big Bang Theory: Season 1 Sep 24, 2007 Sheldon Cooper 8.1
tbd Judging Amy: Season 5 Sep 23, 2003 Rob Holbrook 10
tbd Judging Amy: Season 6 Sep 28, 2004 Rob Holbrook 6.0
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 1 May 25, 1992 Guest 4.5
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 2 Sep 22, 2008 Sheldon Cooper 8.3
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 3 Sep 21, 2009 Sheldon Cooper 8.2
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 4 Sep 23, 2010 Sheldon Cooper 7.9
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 5 Sep 22, 2011 Sheldon Cooper 7.5
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 19 Aug 30, 1993 Guest tbd
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 6 Sep 27, 2012 Sheldon Cooper 7.7
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 20 Aug 30, 1993 Guest 10
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 22 Jun 3, 2013 Guest tbd
tbd Who Do You Think You Are?: Season 4 Jul 23, 2013 Self tbd
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 7 Sep 26, 2013 Sheldon Cooper 7.9
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 8 Sep 22, 2014 Sheldon Cooper 7.6
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 9 Sep 21, 2015 Sheldon Cooper 7.4
tbd The Big Bang Theory: Season 10 Sep 19, 2016 Sheldon Cooper 6.1

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